Asaduddin Owaisi visits Uttar Pradesh, focuses on Azamgarh
.He was accompanied by former state minister Om Prakash Rajbhar, president of Suheldev Bhartiya Samaj Party, during his journey from Varanasi to Azamgarh via Jaunpur.
Retired army man arrested in Uttar Pradesh for espionage, booked under UAPA
Retired army personnel arrested in a joint operation of Military ...
Dry run for Covid-19 vaccination across Uttar Pradesh today
Dry runs to be carried out across Uttar Pradesh today in light of the DCGI approv...
Aam Aadmi Party to contest polls in four states: Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Punjab and Goa
After storming to power in a comprehensive fashion in Delhi and making its presence felt in Punjab, the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) now wants to establish its foothold in other states, and to that, the party has devised a strategy to highlight the issues related to schools, health, electricity, water in front of voters.
Pakistani woman found serving as village head in Uttar Pradesh’s Etah
The district administration in Uttar Pradesh’s Etah ordered an , who is living in India for the last 35 years, after she was found to be run...
Bharatiya Janata Party to meet and discuss strategy for Uttar Pradesh panchayat polls
The party will work out a work plan to apprise the people of how the Adityanath government "successfully turned the pandemic into an opportunity and provided relief to the people", Pathak said, adding that people will also be told about the various welfare and development schemes with a special thrust on the works done for improving the law and order situation.
Uttar Pradesh: Gas leak at IFFCO plant; at least two killed
A gas leak incident has reported from Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative Limited (IFFCO) plant in Phulpur area in Uttar Pradesh. As per i...
Uttar Pradesh government approves over 19,000 posts of doctors
Of the 19,011 approved posts, 10,580 will be for MBBS doctors and 8,431 for specialists, it said. Half of the specialist doctors will be recruited directly and the remaining posts will be filled up through promotion, the statement said.
AAP will fight Uttar Pradesh elections in 2022: CM Kejriwal
While addressing a press conference in the national capital on December 15, Delhi Chief Minister, Arvind Kejriwal spoke on fighting Uttar Pr...
Uttar Pradesh cracks down on interfaith marriages, sparks fear of further polarisation
Under the ordinance, if a person wants to convert voluntarily, they will have to inform the district magistrate two months in advance. The law makes “forceful” religious conversion a non-bailable and cognizable offence. Conversion through “misrepresentation, force, undue influence, coercion, allurement or other allegedly fraudulent means” could lead to imprisonment of up to 10 years and fine of up to Rs 50,000.
Uttar Pradesh government to have directorate of Religious Affairs Department
As per an official release of the state government, the headquarters of the directorate will be set up in the building provided by Kashi Vishwanath Distinguished Area Development Council in Varanasi district, while another sub-office will be situated in Kailash Mansarovar Bhawan in Ghaziabad.
Uttar Pradesh's Republic Day 2021 tableaux to showcase Ayodhya Ram Temple
The tableaux theme for the 2021 is titled 'Ayodhya: Cultural Heritage Uttar Pradesh'. It will also exhibit a glimpse of the 'Deepotsav' in Ayodhya. The proposal sent from the Uttar Pradesh government was approved during a meeting held in Delhi regarding the Republic Day parade.
BSP starts preparing for upcoming Uttar Pradesh polls
People in the know said the BSP was trying to restore its old support base among the Most Backward Castes (MBCs), particularly in East UP. “Our state president, Bhim Rajbjarji, visits different assembly seats and holds talks with party workers to woo the MBC voters,” one of the people told ET.
No directive to scrap scheme on inter-faith marriages in Uttar Pradesh: Top official
There is no direction received regarding the Uttar Pradesh government reviewing conditions that allow it to avail or even scrap a 44-year old scheme that gives an incentive of Rs 50,000 to interfaith marriage couples, said Jitendra Kumar, principal secretary of the state’s National Integration Department.
Uttar Pradesh first state to test two crore Covid samples
Additional Chief Secretary, medical and health, Amit Mohan Prasad said no other state has conducted so many tests so far.